Beth Finkelstein joined the New York Center for Children as Executive Director in 2012, bringing with her 15 years of experience in not-for-profit organizations in New York City. Prior to NYCC, Ms. Finkelstein served as Executive Vice President at the National Down Syndrome Society, where she developed and improved programming for families and healthcare professionals. Ms. Finkelstein holds a B.S. from New York University and an Ed.M in Administration, Planning and Social Policy from the Harvard Graduate School of Education.


Tragedies are covered daily in the news, but the commonplace domestic abuse and neglect of our youngest citizens often go overlooked and unnoticed. That needs to change, writes Beth Finkestein.